Wednesday, November 6
Movie Screening: “The Lives of Others” from 1:30 – 4:00 pm
with commentary by Dr. Matthew Placek, Assistant Professor of Political Science, USC Upstate
German-American Transatlantic Celebration from 5:30-8:00 pm
Keynote address by Klaus Becker, Honorary Consul of Germany
at Mentzel Inc., 951 Simuel Road, Spartanburg
Incl Poster Exhibition: “Totally East”
By Harold Hauswald, Texts by Stefan Wolle, Scientific Director of the GDR Museum in Berlin.
(On display throughout November, 2nd floor of HPAC)
Thursday, November 7
Public Interview: “Life Behind Bars in Communist East Germany” from 2:00 -3:00 pm
Dr. AlexLorenz, Assistant Professor of German, USC Upstate,
In Conversation with Ingo Sachtler, A former political prisoner in East Germany
CLC Ballroom, USC Upstate, Reception to follow.